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The value of pre-surgical photography in the management of melanoma

The value of pre-surgical photography in the management of melanoma

Introduction While dermoscopy has become standard procedure in the diagnosis and management of patients with skin lesions, clinical and dermoscopic photographic documentation of lesions scheduled for biopsy are only infrequently performed in…

About transitions

About transitions

Dear Readers, Mark A. Hurt, the Editor of the Book Review Section of Dermatology Practical & Conceptual has decided, after a decade of contributions, that the time has come to him to transition out of his role. Mark was recruited by Bernie…

The dermoscopic variability of Degos disease at different stages of progression

The dermoscopic variability of Degos disease at different stages of progression

…rt, thin, slightly curved vessels (c). Histopathology revealed an atrophic epidermis and dermal fibrosis with absence of pilosebaceous units. [Copyright: ©2014 Pérez Anker et al.] Dermoscopic examination in both patients revealed three different…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acquired epidermolysis bullosa

…y acute discoid lupus erythematosus. Some lesions of acquired epidermolysis bullosa seem to be centered around an infundibulofollicular unit. Having studied numerous examples of acquired epidermolysis bullosa, we remain unable to formulate specific,…

Multiple familial trichoepithelioma: confirmation via dermoscopy

Multiple familial trichoepithelioma: confirmation via dermoscopy

…©2016 Navarrete-Dechent et al.] Discussion Trichoepitheliomas are rare benign hamartomatous tumors originating from the pilosebaceous follicle. They most commonly present as solitary papules, but in the familial setting they appear in clusters…

Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

…in the manuscript. Use the metric system to express units of measure and degrees Celsius to express temperatures, and use SI units rather than conventional units. Consult the latest edition the Manual of Style by the American Medical Association for…